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PHOTOS: Celebrity ‘starter’ marriages

PHOTOS: Celebrity ‘starter’ marriages

DO YOU REMEMBER THE TIME?Michael Jackson is seen in his video for "You Are Not Alone" with his wife Lisa Marie Presley-Jackson in this image made from television during it's debut Friday, July 28, 1995. Photo: Associated Press

It seems everyone in Hollywood has more than one marriage under their belt these days. Here’s a look at some of the most surprising “starter marriages.”

Jennifer Garner and Scott Foley
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Before she was Mrs. Ben Affleck, Garner was an up-and-coming star on the hit TV show “Alias,” and married to actor Scott Foley. The couple split in 2003.

Lisa Marie Presley and Michael Jackson
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Before the King of Pop married Debbie Rowe, or had a kid named Blanket, he was briefly married to “The King’s” daughter.

Tom Cruise and Mimi Rogers
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Before Nicole, before Katie, there was Mimi.

Robert DeNiro and Diahnne Abbott
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The actor and actress were married for more than a decade and had a son together.

Charlie Sheen and Donna Peele
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Seen here after their 1995 nuptials, the couple called it quits less than a year later because Sheen reportedly said he was “suffocating and had to come up for air.”

Michael Douglas and Diandra Luker
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Douglas, who was 32 at the time, married 19-year-old Luker in 1977. Although they separated in the mid-1990s, they weren’t officially divorced until 2000.

Kim Basinger and Alec Baldwin
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The actors were married in 1993 and had a daughter together, Ireland Baldwin.

Harrison Ford and Mary Marquardt
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The couple was married from 1964 to 1979.

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